4 Beliefs that Can Turn Divorce into a Nightmare

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Divorce rituals change from culture to culture and over time. In some areas of Japan, couples write their separation wishes on paper and flush them down the toilet, along with the marriage. In the United States, changes in our belief systems have had a radical effect on the state of


Where To File For Divorce: 5 Questions To Ask

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By Jennifer M. Paine Cordell & Cordell Divorce Lawyer There are two concepts that interplay when choosing where to file for divorce. The first is subject matter jurisdiction. Subject matter jurisdiction refers to the court’s reach/jurisdiction over the topic/subject of your case. In other words, you must file your case


Jurisdiction Confusion In Child Custody Cases

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Question: My ex-wife lives in another state and rarely has communication with our child, who primarily lives with me even though he lived with his mother in another state when the initial custody determination was made. I would like to modify custody to reflect the changes in living arrangements, but